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The Mo, Sheringham Museum

Lifeboat Plain, Sheringham NR26 8BG, England
+44 1263 824482
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Were else can you see retired lifeboats

We spent a pleasant hour or so looking at the history of Sheringham lifeboats and reading about the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Bob F
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Darwen
Well arranged

I was surprised to find so many lifeboats could be in a building looking small from the outside... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Gill R
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“viewing tower” (15 reviews)
“wind turbines” (8 reviews)
“local history” (13 reviews)
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Lifeboat Plain, Sheringham NR26 8BG, England
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+44 1263 824482
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We spent a pleasant hour or so looking at the history of Sheringham lifeboats and reading about the history of the "jersey", a trip up the tower revealed an excellent view.

Thank Bob F
Reviewed 4 days ago

I was surprised to find so many lifeboats could be in a building looking small from the outside. The fishing, general history etc areas were all well arranged too. And loved the little film show :-)

Thank Gill R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Interesting to learn about the history , the Sheringham fishermen, to see artefacts, exhibits , lifeboat, the woolly mammoth of Weybourne, loved the ‘gansey’ story - I knew it was a jumper from schooldays but didn’t know the history! I loved the photo album of...More

Thank vivienne b
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting. With Family links to Sheringham, I still learnt new things. I didn't realise that the RNLB Forester’s Centenary was known as the Airmen's Boat as she was in service during WWII and rescued Airmen when they ditched their damaged aircraft safely in the...More

Thank Val D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As title. We met a senior gentleman named Mark who was absolutely fascinating to talk to. A geologist, then a teacher, his knowledge and way of imparting same was just wonderful to listen to. Thank you Mark, an absolute privilege to meet and talk with...More

Thank g3xda_11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had some time to spare in Sheringham and saw the sign for the museum and wind farm centre. The staff could not have been more enthusiastic giving every visitor a conducted tour. Whilst the main exhibits are the lifeboats there is lots more to...More

Thank BobS26_13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting museum about Sheringham's lifeboat history, boats and memorabilia on display and small souvenir shop, reasonably priced. There is also free access to the Sheringham Wind farm information centre with views over to the offshore wind farm, telescopes available and comprehensive display boards, telling the...More

Thank Andy G
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We ventured to Sheringham because of a Knitting craft fair, then found out that The Mo Museum had a Netherlands Gansey exhibition. We had been warned that there was an entrance charge, but £3 (concessions) was worth the couple of hours we took to look...More

Thank cmajor
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Had passed this museum many times before and did not give it a second glance. So decided to give it a go, reasonable entrance prices ( with return option all day included) the grandaughter even got to have a go at a fact finding quiz...More

Thank Alan T
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Having visited Sheringham on holiday for the last 5 years I cannot believe that we had never before entered this little gem. We have always been very lucky with the weather but the rain on Wednesday caused us to need to find something inside to...More

Thank smgjohnson
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